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INDEX Acts of the Apostles, 92, 218, 222 brigands, 89–90 burial, 42, 52, 148–50; in the diaspora, 154; Aelia Capitolina, 203 Agrippa II, 96, 225 judaization of, 154–58 Alexander the Great, 21, 23, 25–26, 27, 52 Alexander Yannai, 38, 41, 42, 70, 97 Caesarea, 46, 61, 113, 147, 204; synagogues in, 224 Alexandria, 28, 220, 221 Alon, Gedalyahu, 5–7, 111–12 Cairo geniza, 7, 255, 258, 266, 276 calendar, 71, 256, 257 amulets, 262–63 angels, 66, 78, 79, 85. See also demons charity, rabbinic attitude toward, 227–30. See also community, Christians aniconism, 172, 174. See also iconoclasm, iconography Capernaum, 207, 210, 211, 223 Christianity, 73, 90–91; conversion to, 119, Antiochus IV, 32, 40, 52, 54–55, 77, 218 Antipater, 42, 43 196; heresy in, 186, 192; origins in Galilee of, 39; orthodoxy in, 183, 192, 194; the saapocalypticism , 75–87 apostole, 115, 116–17, 118, 125–28, 193 cred in, 259 Christians, 48, 49, 62, 64, 86, 92, 110, 147; apostoloi, 116–17, 125–8 aposynagogoi, 223 apocalypticism and, 76; ascetics among, 195; charity among, 284; clergy among, Arabia, Arabs. See Nabataeans arbitration, 111, 120 118, 127, 192, 195, 196; contact with Jews, 278; theological debates among, 97 archisynagogues, 119, 126, 127, 197 Aristeas, Letter of, 60, 61, 219 churches, 143, 206, 207, 225; in Beth Shean Valley, Carmel region and Judaea, 208; datAsia Minor, 27; Jewish communities in, 54 astrology, 77. See also zodiacs ing of, 209; inscriptions in, 283–84; in private dwellings, 226; in Rome, 251. See also Augustus, 44, 46, 48 aurum coronarium. See apostole Ravenna circumcision, 20, 109–10, 188, 190; among Avi-Yonah, Michael, 133–36, 209, 210 avodah zarah, 164, 165, 169 Arabs, 189; of slaves, 195 clergy. See Christians, primates city councils, 104, 111, 112, 118, 119, 140; Babatha, archive of, 69, 112 Babylonia, 21, 45, 82. See also Mesopotamia decline of, 185; exemptions from, 195; Jews in, 130, 136, 142, 190 Baer, Yitzhak (Fritz), 7, 182 Bardesanes, 188–89, 190 client kingdoms, 98, 105 Cohen, Shaye, 112–13 Bar Kokhba Revolt, 61, 104, 105, 107, 110, 113, 130, 142 coins, 25, 36, 53, 104, 126, 210, 213; debasement of, 185; Hasmonean and Herobaths , 136, 147, 153, 167, 169, 171, 173, 203, 204. See also miqva’ot dian, 138; images on, 133, 136–44, 173 community, 236; rabbinic attitude toward, Baumgarten, Albert, 91–96 Ben Sira, Wisdom of, 10, 30, 64, 77, 81, 82, 227–30, 234; sanctity of, 232. See also qahal 83, 84, 87 Bet Alfa, 209, 213, 252, 254, 256–57, 263, Community Rule. See Serekh Hayahad Constantinople, 118, 126, 212 279–80 Beth Shean, 38, 113, 129, 132, 198, 204, 206, covenantal nomism, 66, 78, 259 213; monasteries in, 263 Beth Shearim, 104, 124, 133, 149–50, 153–8 Daniel, 75, 76, 78 Dead Sea scrolls, 9, 30, 78, 96, 97, 218. See Bickerman, Elias J., 32–33, 54 Blenkinsopp, Joseph, 68 also Serekh Hayahad Dead Sea sect, 57, 62. See also Essenes, sects Bourdieu, Pierre, 3–4 318 I N D E X defensor civitatis, 196–97 Goodman, Martin, 94–95, 187 Gospels, 92; of Mark, 93; of Matthew, 93; syndemocratization , 12–14, 215 demons, 77, 78, 79, 85. See also angels agogues in, 223 Great Revolt, 61, 87, 225; number of casualDeuteronomic history, 29, 31, 65, 83 Deuteronomic theology, 29, 75, 217 ties in, 108 Greek cities, 26–7, 28, 32, 109, 111; Hasmodiaspora , 45, 200; Herod’s relations with, 46, 47; patriarchal relations with, 104, 114, nean treatment of, 38; rabbis in, 124; relations with Herod of, 44, 46; restoration by 117, 118, 119, 125–28; pilgrimage from, 95; revolt in, 114; status of Torah in, 73– Pompey of, 43 74; synagogues in, 126, 221–22, 241 Diocaesarea. See Sepphoris Hadrian, 133, 141; cult of, 140, 143, 147, 159 Diospolis. See Lydda Hamat Gader, 174, 206 Domitian, 109, 187–88 Hamat Tiberias. See Tiberias dualism, 30, 49, 78, 79 Hasmoneans, 33, 34, 56, 58; civil war of, 42– 44; construction in Jerusalem by, 47; Ecclesiastes. See Koheleth priestly origins of, 33; territorial expansion Edomites. See Idumaeans of, 36, 51–52, 95 Egypt, 24, 26, 31, 38, 51, 111, 126, 193, 200; hazanim, 117, 231 status of Torah in, 74; synagogues in, 216– Hecataeus of Abdera, 94–95 21 Hekhalot, 84, 85, 180, 258 Elephantine, 50, 55, 217 hellenization, 1, 12–14, 22–25, 133 En Geddi, 261–63, 278 Herod, 34, 39, 41, 43–48, 51, 58...

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